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GOP leader forced to resign after Daily Show interview with Aasif Mandvi (Video)

GOP leader forced to resign after Daily Show interview with Aasif Mandvi (Video)

By | October 24, 2013 at 6:32 pm | 66 comments

Not even a full day after he appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, North Carolina county precinct GOP chair Don Yelton has lost his job. Correspondent Aasif Mandvi interviewed the Republican leader about the state's suspicious voter fraud laws, which opponents claim are...

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Sacha Baron Cohen’s ‘Dictator’ beds Megan Fox in first trailer

Sacha Baron Cohen’s ‘Dictator’ beds Megan Fox in first trailer

By | December 14, 2011 at 11:14 am | No comments

It's been three years since we last found Sacha Baron Cohen lampooning popular culture and politics in that half scripted, half way-too-real way he's mastered ever since the success of his Ali G. Show on HBO a decade ago. But this summer, Cohen returns with The Dictator, a...

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The Daily Show’s Aasif Mandvi shows his classical acting chops in indie flick

By | March 5, 2010 at 10:15 am | No comments

If you're reading this site, you probably know Aasif Mandvi as the dapper, faux earnest, wholly hilarious field correspondent for The Daily Show. But, it turns out, Mandvi has a lot more in his bag of tricks. A classically trained actor -- Shakespeare, Chekov, anyone? --...

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